Jarvis Cocker

Latest stories

2d
Belfast Telegraph
Fatboy Slim to play Oxjam gig in bid to help fight global povertyLondon - a venue which has hosted some quintessential names in UK music over th
Fatboy Slim to play Oxjam gig in bid to help fight global poverty
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
London - a venue which has hosted some quintessential names in UK music over the past ten years, including Damon Albarn, Jarvis Cocker and The Kooks. The events are organised to showcase the best of local music and help Oxfam in their fight... Read more
7d
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prizebeen bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year pri
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prize
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year prize for his final album, "Blackstar." Singer Jarvis Cocker, one of the judges, said the choice had come down to Bowie or Skepta - and the panel decided that "if Bowie was... Read more
126 related stories
8d
Decclan Chronicle
Late rock legend David Bowie most likely to win Mercury Prizea shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the final
Late rock legend David Bowie most likely to win Mercury Prize
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
a shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the finalists, although a jury including Pulp singer Jarvis Cocker and Wolf Alice frontwoman Ellie Rowsell will select the ultimate winner. The award was established as an... Read more
126 related stories
8d
Manila Bulletin
Grime hip-hop artist Skepta wins Britain’s Mercury Prizeof a resurgent homegrown genre, muscling out late rock legend David Bowie. As
Grime hip-hop artist Skepta wins Britain’s Mercury Prize
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
of a resurgent homegrown genre, muscling out late rock legend David Bowie. As he presented the prize, Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker paid tribute to David Bowie who had been tipped to win the award posthumously for “Blackstar”, released just... Read more
126 related stories
8d
Evening Standard
Skepta won the Mercury Prize – but everyone is talking about his ‘champion’ motherran past me. Never felt so famous in my life." Another posted: "Skepta's mum g
Skepta won the Mercury Prize – but everyone is talking about his ‘champion’ mother
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
ran past me. Never felt so famous in my life." Another posted: "Skepta's mum gives me so much life. She's just so cute." Jarvis Cocker presented the award to Skepta and said that Bowie would have approved of the panel's decision. Highlights from... Read more
126 related stories
8d
iafrica.com
Bowie tipped for posthumous prizea shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the final
Bowie tipped for posthumous prize
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
a shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the finalists, although a jury including Pulp singer Jarvis Cocker and Wolf Alice frontwoman Ellie Rowsell will select the ultimate winner. The award was established in 1992 as... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Faster Louder
Skepta has been crowned this year’s Mercury Prize winnerBowie’s Blackstar was posthumously nominated, and many expected the album to wi
Skepta has been crowned this year’s Mercury Prize winner
Faster Louder / Posted 9 days ago
Bowie’s Blackstar was posthumously nominated, and many expected the album to win. But, presenting the award, Pulp’s Jarvis Cocker told the audience, “We as a jury decided that if David Bowie was looking down on the Hammersmith Apollo... Read more
126 related stories
9d
International Business Times
Skepta wins Mercury Music Prize over David Bowie's Blackstar albummusic," he added. "We all won today. Konnichiwa!" The award was presented by M
Skepta wins Mercury Music Prize over David Bowie's Blackstar album
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
music," he added. "We all won today. Konnichiwa!" The award was presented by Mercury Music Prize judge and Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker. "If David Bowie was looking down on the Hammersmith Apollo tonight - and maybe he is, we've seen traces of his... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Sky News Australia
Skepta beats David Bowie to win Mercury Prizedeath and heaven - was released in January on the star's 69th birthday and just
Skepta beats David Bowie to win Mercury Prize
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
death and heaven - was released in January on the star's 69th birthday and just two days before he died from cancer. Judge Jarvis Cocker - who won a Mercury Prize with his band Pulp in 1996 - said the choice came down to Bowie or Skepta. He said... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Irish Examiner
Everyone loves Skepta's mum and dadhave liked to have seen a posthumous recognition for David Bowie, whose final a
Everyone loves Skepta's mum and dad
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
have liked to have seen a posthumous recognition for David Bowie, whose final album Blackstar was shortlisted. But as Jarvis Cocker said when he announced tonight’s winner, Bowie would have been pleased for Skepta, and plenty of people were in... Read more
126 related stories
9d
FOX 12 Oregon
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prizebeen bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year pri
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prize
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 9 days ago
been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year prize for his final album, "Blackstar." Singer Jarvis Cocker, one of the judges, said the choice had come down to Bowie or Skepta - and the panel decided that "if Bowie was... Read more
126 related stories
9d
metro
Skepta beats David Bowie and Radiohead to be crowned Mercury Prize winnerwho released winning album Konnichiwa earlier this year, appeared visibly taken
Skepta beats David Bowie and Radiohead to be crowned Mercury Prize winner
metro / Posted 9 days ago
who released winning album Konnichiwa earlier this year, appeared visibly taken aback as he accepted the award from judge Jarvis Cocker. ‘Thank you, thank you, thank you’, Skepta said as he took to the mic, swamped by his family. ‘The person... Read more
126 related stories
9d
KXXV Waco
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prizebeen bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year pri
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prize
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year prize for his final album, "Blackstar." Singer Jarvis Cocker, one of the judges, said the choice had come down to Bowie or Skepta - and the panel decided that "if Bowie was... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prizebeen bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year pri
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prize
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year prize for his final album, "Blackstar." Singer Jarvis Cocker, one of the judges, said the choice had come down to Bowie or Skepta and the panel decided that "if Bowie was... Read more
126 related stories
9d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prizebeen bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year pri
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prize
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year prize for his final album, "Blackstar." Singer Jarvis Cocker, one of the judges, said the choice had come down to Bowie or Skepta - and the panel decided that "if Bowie was... Read more
126 related stories
9d
SKY News
Skepta beats David Bowie to win Mercury Prizedeath and heaven - was released in January on the star's 69th birthday and just
Skepta beats David Bowie to win Mercury Prize
SKY News / Posted 9 days ago
death and heaven - was released in January on the star's 69th birthday and just two days before he died from cancer. Judge Jarvis Cocker - who won a Mercury Prize with his band Pulp in 1996 - said the choice came down to Bowie or Skepta. He said... Read more
126 related stories
9d
KCTV 5 Kansas City
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prizehad been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year
Grime musician Skepta wins prestigious Mercury music prize
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 9 days ago
had been bookies' favorite to take the 25,000 pound ($33,000) album-of-the-year prize Thursday for "Blackstar." Singer Jarvis Cocker, one of the judges, said the choice had come down to Bowie or Skepta - and the panel decided that "if Bowie was... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Daily Mail
Jade Williams and Zara Martin add a touch of glamour to Mercury Prizethe look as she posed with Jade outside the Hammersmith Apollo. Share this art
Jade Williams and Zara Martin add a touch of glamour to Mercury Prize
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
the look as she posed with Jade outside the Hammersmith Apollo. Share this article Other attendees included Jamie Cullum, Jarvis Cocker and Bat For Lashes singer Natasha Khan. Natasha, whose Bat For Lashes album The Bride is one of the nominees,... Read more
9d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bowie tipped for posthumous Mercury Prize wina shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the final
Bowie tipped for posthumous Mercury Prize win
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
a shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the finalists, although a jury including Pulp singer Jarvis Cocker and Wolf Alice frontwoman Ellie Rowsell will select the ultimate winner. The award was established as an... Read more
126 related stories
9d
EveningTimes Online
Mercury Music Prize nominees rooting for a David Bowie winof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
Mercury Music Prize nominees rooting for a David Bowie win
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. The winner will receive a £25,000 prize at the ceremony in the Eventim Apollo, London, which is being... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Irish Examiner
See the Mercury Music Prize stars on the red carpetfifth time, this year with A Moon Shaped Pool, but are not performing tonight,
See the Mercury Music Prize stars on the red carpet
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
fifth time, this year with A Moon Shaped Pool, but are not performing tonight, and Anohni is shortlisted for Hopelessness. Jarvis Cocker is helping to judge tonight’s event. Jarvis Cocker (Matt Crossick/PA) BBC DJ Clara Amfo was one of tonight’s... Read more
126 related stories
9d
The New Zealand Herald
David Bowie or Radiohead for Mercury Prize?a shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the final
David Bowie or Radiohead for Mercury Prize?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
a shift with the past, the Mercury Prize is allowing fans to vote for the finalists, although a jury including Pulp singer Jarvis Cocker and Wolf Alice frontwoman Ellie Rowsell will select the ultimate winner. The award was established as an... Read more
126 related stories
9d
heraldscotland
Mercury Music Prize nominees rooting for a David Bowie winof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
Mercury Music Prize nominees rooting for a David Bowie win
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. The winner will receive a £25,000 prize at the ceremony in the Eventim Apollo, London, which is being... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Irish Examiner
Mercury Music Prize nominees rooting for a David Bowie winof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
Mercury Music Prize nominees rooting for a David Bowie win
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. The winner will receive a £25,000 prize at the ceremony in the Eventim Apollo, London, which is being... Read more
126 related stories
9d
North-West Evening Mail
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowieof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. Bowie's Blackstar album - which explores the themes of illness, death and heaven - was released in January on... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Oxford Mail
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Bury Times
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Gazette
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
guardian-series
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Harrow Times
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
This is West Country
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Gazette News
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Bolton News
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Wandsworth Guardian
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Croydon Guardian
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Hampshire Chronicle
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
This is Oxfordshire
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Lancashire Telegraph
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
The News and Star
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowieof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. Bowie's Blackstar album - which explores the themes of illness, death and heaven - was released in January on... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Northern Echo
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
West Moreland Gazette
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Kingston Guardian
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowielive on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow mus
Mercury Prize nominees praise bookies' favourite David Bowie
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
live on BBC Four and 6 Music. For the first time an online vote will allow music fans to pick the first of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jar... Read more
126 related stories
9d
heraldscotland
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize for album released days before he diedof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize for album released days before he died
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly said: “Blackstar received widespread acclaim upon its release and it... Read more
126 related stories
9d
Irish Examiner
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize for album released days before he diedof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize for album released days before he died
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly said: “Blackstar received widespread acclaim upon its release and it... Read more
126 related stories
10d
Belfast Telegraph
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prizeof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly said: "Blackstar received widespread acclaim upon its release and it... Read more
126 related stories
10d
North-West Evening Mail
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prizeof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly said: "Blackstar received widespread acclaim upon its release and it... Read more
126 related stories
10d
The News and Star
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prizeof the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes
David Bowie favourite to win Mercury Prize
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
of the final six, with the remainder selected by a judging panel that includes DJ Annie Mac and former Mercury Prize winner Jarvis Cocker. William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly said: "Blackstar received widespread acclaim upon its release and it... Read more
126 related stories
15d
Liverpool Echo
Jarvis Cocker unveils his new exhibition in LiverpoolJarvis Cocker was in Liverpool to officially launch his first art exhibition he
Jarvis Cocker unveils his new exhibition in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
Jarvis Cocker was in Liverpool to officially launch his first art exhibition held in the UK. The Pulp star, who studied fine art and film at Central St Martins, is showing 20 Golden Greats at The Gallery in Stanhope Street until September 25. The... Read more
17d
Daily Mail
Charli XCX flashes her toned abs in a statement green striped crop tophigh spirits as she attended the event Stunner: Marissa Montgomery donned a st
Charli XCX flashes her toned abs in a statement green striped crop top
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
high spirits as she attended the event Stunner: Marissa Montgomery donned a stunning asymmetrical jumpsuit Mixing it up: Jarvis Cocker looked suave in a brown corduroy as he mingled with Kim Sion The boys: Roger Daltrey, Michael Eavis and Alan... Read more
More

People in this news